Embankment Coalition Annual Meeting

Monday, November 5, 7-8:30pm
Frank Gallagher

Can the Embankment project become a leading example of emerging ecological landscapes that make cities more resilient and better places to live?  Our guest speaker thinks so.  So let's consider, with him, how to best adapt our industrial landscape for the 21st century.

Embankment Preservation Coalition Annual Meeting
Monday, November 5, 7-8:30 pm


Guest Speaker: Frank Gallagher, Ph.D.
on
Emerging Ecologies of Reclaimed Land

Grace Church Van Vorst
39 Erie Street  (enter on 2nd Street)
Jersey City, NJ 07302

Frank Gallagher, our guest speaker, has 40 years of experience envisioning new public parks, including the interior restoration of Liberty State Park. He will discuss past projects and research on adaptively reusing industrial landscapes in ways that honor their past, provide ecosystem services, and connect people. 

We will update you on Embankment status and on our Crossroads project to expand a network of local and regional trails for bicycling and walking.